GC2018: Fiji’s Malani finishes 9th in women’s 48kg category

Seruwaia Malani at the 2018 Commonwealth Games today. Picture: Alisi Vucago

Seruwaia Malani at the 2018 Commonwealth Games today. Picture: Alisi Vucago

Update: 6:39PM FIJI’S Seruwaia Malani took ninth place in the women’s 48kg weightlifting event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games today.

Malani scored a total of 136 points in the snatch, and clean and jerk series.

She successfully snatched 60kg in her second attempt but was unsuccessful in the 63kg.

She was successful in her final attempt of the 76kg clean and jerk.

Meanwhile, India’s Chanu Mirabai took first place, breaking the Commonwealth Games record and lifted above her body weight, snatching 86kg and 110kg in the clean and jerk.

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